David's practice focuses on government investigations, regulatory enforcement matters, complex civil litigation, internal investigations, and white-collar criminal defense. David has particular experience representing companies and individuals in the life sciences, health care, technology, energy, and financial services sectors.
David has represented clients in matters involving state and federal false claims acts, the Anti-Kickback Statute, federal securities laws, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), anti-money laundering laws, and the Food, Drug, & Cosmetic Act. He has played a lead role in high-stakes federal investigations, complex civil cases, and criminal matters. His litigation experience includes oral argument before the First Circuit, briefing in federal and state courts, and deposing senior government officials. And he draws on this experience to advise clients on potential enforcement risks and regulatory issues.
David served as Global Investigations & Compliance Counsel (on secondment) at one of the world's leading medical device companies, immediately following one of the industry's largest mergers. In this role he led multiple internal investigations and helped the company develop a new investigations and corporate compliance function.
David previously worked as an Assistant Attorney General in the Appeals Division of the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office (as part of a one-year fellowship), serving as lead counsel in more than a dozen criminal and civil matters at all levels of federal and state court. David was also an associate in the Chicago and Washington, D.C. offices of another international law firm.
In 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020 David was selected to the Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers Rising Stars list.